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to date on our website, >>> well, another disappointing day for redskins fans at fedex field. coach mike shanahan called this game a must win earlier this week. dan hellie is live at fedex field tonight. now how the skins wanted to head into their bye week. >> reporter: not at all. not only did shanahan call it a must win, but the carolina panthers felt disrespected because they were the homecoming opponent. the panthers did come in at 1-6, but they rarely beat the redskins in every facet of the game, winning for the first time in five games. this is the redskins worst loss of the season as they drop to 3-6 going into the bye week. rg3 and the redskins in throw-back uniforms. these two have been compared a lot. picking it up in the first quarter, williams finding room down the sideline. now the referee blew the whistle. several redskins players told me that they stopped playing. the panthers up 7-3. newton trying to add to carolina's lead, throws a strike to steve smith. that's a 19-yard touchdown. the panthers take a 14-3 lead. under 20 seconds to go in the game. the r
. >> sunday, the redskins and tried resurrect their season. who is this guy? i will tell you all about him and we will hear from him u.s. postal service is reporting record losses. >> that is compared to a $5 thaton loss a year before after a year of record productivity. the agency is urging congress to allow the post office to cut and reduceivery days health care benefits. >> a major jump in first-time jobless claims, weekly claims by 78,000 last week, the t level in 18 months. thosepartment says numbers will likely be larger couple of weeks. >> president obama is touring devastation in new york. thousands of residents are still without power. the president met with president them the federal t of thent will be par rebuilding process. he is requesting $30 billion in federal aid. dodge the best news i can get coastal stormhe , itave been talking about stay far enough out to sea. a good video here of what is happening with this guy coverage. it seems pretty consistently high overcast. the real clear has been held off later tonight. the official high temperature, w averageay with belo temper
smith. a month ago the redskins got a scare as rg3 was con cussed. sore ribs today, and got x- rays, and negative. smacked in the face by greg hardy. benefit with a roughing passing call. but these hits add up. he was sacked four times in the game. panthers credited with nine hits, which in all reality, more than that. in fact, even into the game's waning minutes, griffin was putting his body on the line, diving into ferocious panther hits, hoping his never say die approach to the game inspires his teammates. >> guys see that, see their quarterback putting it on the line every single play, makes them want to put it on the line every play. it's more about, you know, inspiring guys to go out and no matter what the score is, no matter what the down and distance is, we can make it happen, because we're the ones out there. i'm fine. i'll be ready to go. nobody will crush the fight i have in myself to be the greatest. doesn't matter what it is. i'll make sure that i continue to help my team win games. >>> redskins defense nothing to brag about. credit to them for a better job at least def
>>> and now from washington's leading news station, this is news4 at 6:00. >> the redskins are back and fans are celebrating tonight after the team's big win over the philadelphia eagles. good evening, everyone. i'm jim rosenfield. we're starting with the redskins, you know what that means. they came back from their bye week in full force today with rg3 leading the charge with some impressive stats. dan hellie is live at fedexfield with a recap and fans are relieved tonight, dan. >> i'd say relieved is a pretty good way to describe the feeling, maybe a little elation along the way because the redskins did something today they don't do very often. they dominated this game from start to finish. 31-6 winners over their division foes, the philadelphia eagles. the eagles have now lost six games in a row. this probably seals andy reid's fate in philadelphia, and the win keeps the redskins relevant, at least for another couple weeks, especially for next week's thanksgiving day game in dallas. let's take a look at how things went down. robert griffin iii had another record-setting day. a sa
.    >>> doesn't take a math wiz to know the probability of the post season is slim. redskins 3-6 heading into the bye week. mike shanahan with sobering words. welcome to nissan sports xtra. today's return to fed ex field was filled with the pageantry of games past, homecoming game. by game's end, it left fans longing for the glory days. a visit from the panthers. rg3 and cousins out of the tunnel sporting the throwback uniforms, looking good. skins' first possession, 3rd down rg3 hit in the head by hardy. panthers called for roughing the passer. we'll take the penalty and first and 10 at the 43. morris, off right tackle. good yards after contact. 16-yard pickup. let to a field goal, 3-0 skids. panthers' second possession, stays inbounds. you hear the whistle by the official. 30yards for the score. panthers in front 7-3. second quarter, redskins driving. robert griffin iii's pass comes down. 13-yard pickup. morgan wants to hear from the crowd. eight plays later, redskins, already converted two fourth downs on this drive. 4th and goal from the 2. rg3 denied. short of the end zone. panthers
winter weather is heading this way. >> forget the winter weather the redskins want to get out of town. >> hurricane sandy and the cleanup are not dampening voter turnout in new york. >> people lined up to cast their ballots. turnout has been very height in new jersey and new york. the metro transit authorities provided shuttles to get people to the polls. >> you can count on abc 7 for the most up-to-date coverage of a vote 2012. polls close in virginia at 7:00 tonight. in the district and maryland, it is 8:00. our coverage starts at 7:00 with updates on a half hour. we have really good weather today. >> we might have a little bit of rain or snow tomorrow. many airlines have canceled flights into the three new york city airports starting at noon tomorrow. this is a time lapse from our washington-lee camera. it will bring more difficult weather to the coast. we will get off relatively easy. 43 in annapolis, 39 in the district. it is going to be cold. the precipitation, not so much of a factor. tomorrow, some areas will be lucky to get out of the 30's. here comes the moisture and the ene
voters without proper id at the polls to cast a provisional ballot. redskins were reeling and lost three in a row and today they were riding a 5-game losing streak. >> for two must win teams something had to give. and fox 5 sports director scott smith is live with the outcome of the this one. scott. >> reporter: yeah, we knew one of the teams is going to get the win. today was really about two quarterbacks one well he was picked off twice and harassed all day. and the other one, turned. >> a -- in a career performance and perfect passer rating rgiii with the big are day who is starting to feel more like a veteran. let's go to some of the highlights today and rgiii, out of the gates looking strong and second redskins play from scrimmage and griin to young. that's -- griffin to young. that's a 6 yard touchdown. 7-0 first. in the second quarter now, skins and it's griffin faking out this trickery here. rolls out and find a wide open robinson and 49-yard touchdown completion and 17-3 burgandy and gold at half. third and 10 third quarter, griffin buying time and he is going to heave this into
redskins. if you thought these first 9 weeks were rough, wait for the next 7. the redskins have five divisional games left to pla and the coach disappointed with the team's performance yesterday against a weak carolina team. they got embarrassed at home against a team that's only won one other game. in yesterday's press conference shanahan said quote now you are playing who obviously is going to be on your team for years to come. end of quote. those comments got folks wondering is he throwing in the towel? now shanahan says he was misunderstood. >> when you talk about five games in the nfc east and two in the afc, we're just starting our tour. just to think that we would play young players or suggest we play young players and the season is over is ludicrous. >> maybe. we want to know what you think. is it time for the redskins to start focusing on next year or is there time for playoff push or a push for respectability? send us an e-mail. and some of your comments may make the air tomorrow. >> investigators right now combing through the database trying to find the identity of a badly
forward for a new training and facility for washington redskins. now in in session right the votes are coming as some stop the deal. if a facility is built, it is to bring $8.50 million into richmond each year. >> still to come on abc 7 news at 6, how deep changing laws leave for a spike in the business of getting married. a brand new sculpture to marine corps we will have that for you and a in a report coming up. cloudy and smiled at the front, but a strong cold in cooler air and rain. the forecast is moments >> continuing now with overdue honor is very marine corps i and the world war i caribbean conflict. and 8-foot statue is now corps museum in, richard reeve was there for the ceremony. ♪ >> it's an honor to be here for the dedication. >> this will no ordinary sculptured the vacation. a marina'sefinitely marina. eight-foot statue. he was a combat marine. the most decorated marine in history. >> i was 19 years old at the time. he was a private during the war when he saw the colonel up close. >> on the side of the road one he just said, "we've got boys."w, >> wo
travel. >> a lot of folks here will only concerned with travel to atlanta. >> the redskins and eagles. they have a tough stretch, too. they play the eagles on sunday. friday night high school action. some big games this evening. in the people, businesses, and organizations that call greater washington home. whether it's funding an organization that provides new citizens with job training, working with an anacostia school that promotes academic excellence, or supporting an organization that serves 5,000 meals a day across d.c., what's important to the people of greater washington is important to us, and we're proud to work with all those who are making our communities stronger. to a tastier festive feast. so much to sip and savor, a feeding frenzy to say the least. a turkey from safeway will have everyone raving. there's fresh, natural, frozen, whatever you're craving. spend 35 dollars and a frozen safeway turkey is 59 cents a pound. or spend 35 dollars and get a fresh shadybrook farms turkey for 99 cents a pound. so raise your glass, pull up a chair, grab a plate. this tastier thanksg
. >> it has been a rough season but a preview of the redskins knew as quarterback. they play sunday at home. an offic >> you are watching abc7 news at 6:00 on your side. >> we continue with another pitch to get all virginia drivers to pay for road construction. >> state senator john watkins is proposing to raise the gasoline tax by 14 cents per gallon. this tax has not been raised since 1986. this could raise money for road work and eliminate the need for a toll on i-95. >> the belt way express lanes open up tomorrow, but one man could not wait to get on them because he has a lot of work to do in the next month or so. santa claus was cruising down express lanes this morning. some consider the express lanes an early christmas gift, especially during rush hour. remember, you need an easy task to use the toll lanes. santa claus does not have an easy pass. >> was better redskins flag or a easy pass? the best view is around midnight 3:00 in the morning. >> set an alarm. >> i will call you. i will wait to up. here are the conditions over the past hour two. we're looking over their rooftop here in
. >>> the redskins lose in a very sloppy game, but it's what coach shanahan said after the game that has fans upset this morning. >>> it is now 4:41. time for weather and traffic on the ones. >> good morning. time for weather and traffic on the ones. at 4:41 it is cold. >>> all these areas in dark blue in the 30s and even 20s in many locations out in the mountains. right now reagan national is on the warmer waters of the potomac at 43. hometown forecast, waldorf should be in the mid-30s by 6:00 a.m. in charles county. a lot of clouds around. by the lunch hour, some sunshine breaking out there and spinto t mid-40s. hour by hour for the whole region, climbing into the upper 40s by near 50 tomorrow afternoon. winds a bit blustery out of the northwest, gusting to around 20 miles an hour during the afternoon. we'll clear out tonight and then a look at that pending coastal storm and what it may do to us. i'll have the very latest in ten minutes at 4:51. a look now at our traffic this monday morning with danella. good morning. >> good morning. >>> still watching a couple of problems in our area. let's tal
.c. united. what the wizards are trying to do to remedy their hapless situation. and the redskins, how they plan to shut down the eagles' big play potential as news4 at 6:00 play potential as news4 at 6:00 continues. ♪ ♪ no two people have the same financial goals. pnc works with you to understand yours and help plan for your retirement. visit a branch or call now for your personal retirement review. >>> tonight the brother of actress mia farrow is facing charges of child sex abuse and assault in maryland. he's accused of abusing two boys over a period of eight years. >> reporter: the accused, 66-year-old john charles villiers-farrow of edgewater, maryland, brother of actress and activist mia farrow. the crimes are alleged to have occurred between 2000 and 2009 beginning while the accusers were 9 or 10 years old. both in their 20s now came forward over the summer. >> it certainly takes a lot of courage to come forward with this type of information and give that to law enforcement. >> reporter: the papers filed in anne arundel county court alleged the two boys, one of whom stayed br
city chiefs. redskins quarterback robert griffin iii had x-rays after today's loss to the panthers on his ribs. x-rays are negative. he says he is fine but i'm told he is very, very sore. >> mike, thanks. folks, a reminder tune into the all-new pro football talk every weekend at 5:00 p.m. on the nbc sports network. another programming note. "the dan patrick show" can be seen every weekend morning from 9:00 to noon starting tomorrow on the nbc sports network. al aris to wrap things up after this. . leave ordinary behind with wendy's new bacon portabella melt. applewood smoked bacon, rich portabellas in a melty cheddar sauce. unleashing the power of the melt. that's wendy's way. now that's better. [ male announcer ] can a car be built around a state of mind? ♪ announcing the all-new 2013 malibu from chevrolet. ♪ with a remarkable new interior featuring the available chevrolet mylink infotainment system. this is where sophisticated styling begins. and where it ends? that's up to you. it's here -- the greatest malibu ever. ♪ wooohooo....hahaahahaha! oh...there you go. wooohooo...
. >> still to come the redskins didn't have much to celebrate during their homecoming game. hear the bold statement mike >> good morning. it was so nice to see the sunshine yesterday. today unfortunately we have a little bit of cloud cover to start out. however, we should get some sun by this afternoon. 43 is the temperature. clouds keeping us a little warmer in the district. in the northwest a cool breeze 10 miles an hour. other temperatures across the area look how chilly it is in call peeper with 37. 39 in manassas. we have freeze warnings in the west and north of the metro area to expire at 8:00. if you have a chance to grab some flowers bring them inside. cooler than average. 47 to 52 and voting weather tomorrow looking good albeit chilly and we are tracking a coastal storm that will bring some rain and wind wednesday into thursday potentially a little wintry mix thursday morning but nothing to be too concerned about. jamie is thinking traffic bad. how is it right now? >> jackie you are funny because i look at that extended forecast all the time saying that migh
. especially a long lines. in the morning hours. >> it was a raw and dampen a redskins -- damp of day for the redskins. could the giants still pulled e the redskins' some relief? macboo there were a two-out comes redskins-panthers game. now 3-6 and a different aftermath which caused many fans to scratch their heads and even to question where they do next. shanahan offered a bombshell of statement. lose a game like looking to see who be on your football team for years to come. >> it is very tough. he said that it? the redskins are now 3-6 on the season. seven games to running >> now we find out what type of got.cter we >> players and coaches knew this must-win game. can clinton and company rolled through the skins of defense. and robert griffin iii could not .et much going wilpeople criticize the coaches say that ayers and c change these to be made. t way.t feel tha is on us, the players, to we got there and play. they have a bye next week before playing the eagles at fedex field. the players are not throwing in the towel just yet. we have a chance to do something special. i've
you. >>> well, do you believe in the redskins rule? some think it's just a coincidence. >> or could it be superstition. it's kind of eerie. coming up we're going to examine what the skin's loss this past sunday has to do with the election day outcome. keep it here. >>> good morning, welcome back to 9 news now. it is 4:44 this tuesday morning. it's election day, no excuses, the weather is going to be a little chilly, but get out there and exercise your right to vote. rain, sleet, snow, shine. >> yeah, get the jackets or the sunglasses, you'll be fine here today. tomorrow we got a nor'easter we're dealing with. but even that looks like it's going to scoot just enough far east of us that we'll just get a glancing blow. a little bit more concerned about it yesterday than i am today. here's a look at day planner this morning. no bus stop forecast, school is out today. temperatures starting chilly in the 30s. in fact, some 20s. we heard from one of our weather watchers in meyersville, 26 up on the hill in northern maryland. 46 by lunchtime. we'll have a chance to make 50 degrees maybe th
-19. >>> the redskins at the cowboys, that's deangelo hall of the redskins with an upper cut to dez bryant who really wants to throw, but he thinks better of it. robert griffin iii, his 4th touchdown pass of the game to niles paul, that would pretty much ice it! 311 yards with those 4 touchdowns. redskins win 38-31. >>> and texans versus the lions. running back justin forsett, looks like he's tackled, but the whistle never blew. he goes 81 yards for the touchdown. detroit coach throws the red flag even though he's not allowed to do that. the flag negated the booth review. an odd rule, to say the at least. shane graham kicks the game-winning 32 yarder. 34-31 texans in overtime. >>> mike montgomery and the bears taking on drake in a directv classic. allen crab hits the 3-ball from the corner. they go on a 14-2 run. cal wins 73-70. in anaheim, st. mary's wins 76-64. and stanford versus missouri in the bahamas, under a minute to go, 70-66 missouri. the lay-in, missouri wins 78-70. that out of college basketball tonight. >> thanks for watching.
. is askedth information to call police. monitoring the we have learned that redskins hall has been fined $30,000 for moving his helmet and a rating an official -- berating an official. that have a health alert women need to see. a new cancer bombshell. them sing and do t more tonight. of national talk to us abc 7 news exclusive. >> new toll lanes will open saturday, but a lot of folks of questions about them. >> a crash course on the newhall open on theo beltway -- new toll lanes about on the beltway. >> kiowa officials are offering -- highway officials are offering a chance to make a you are out onn the road. there is a lot to learn. these open in three days. you can see these new toll lanes. they are ready to go. a lot of folks still have questions. tonight, we found dancers. the belt -- we found answers. the beltway featured lovely rush-hour traffic. asking questions about the new lanes supposed to right by the bad traffic. we heard in west springfield center around chaos and carpooling. if you have three or more people car, the toll lanes are free. to ride free, the answer is y
. with thel check and redskins the. friday night football. football.l best place you will pamela howze: it just seems like such an... infringement on our lives. how dare they step into my life thatay. it's none of their business. he's trying to restrict us, again. he's taking us backwards. george allen is the last thing we need in washington. anncr: the democratic senatorial campaign committee is... responsible for the content of this advertising. >> the washington redskins' defense will spend the next of nights dreaming about ca withyear he had his way the redskins. carolina has one once this season. the defense is not taking him lightly. think we underestimated him. he has had his stucco's this year. can get his team going. those running backs and get it going. we will have a long day. terrapinryland itsball team will have quarterback into action. the first four quarterbacks all injured. he will start against georgia tech. he last played quarterback last school at eleanor roosevelt. cox i know he is looking for the go out and play. he wants to go out and play stay as al so
-american. plus another presidential predictor, a win or loss by the washington redskins on their final game before election day has accurately predicted the presidency in 17 of the past 18 elections. we'll have details next. >>> while the east coast is getting ready for another nor'easter, the west coast continues to enjoy beautiful weather. the exception? a little bit in the northwest. details are coming up. you're watching "early today." >>> good morning and welcome back. here are some stories making news this morning. a report is expected this week on what caused the crash of the atlanta police helicopter saturday night, killing two officer. the chopper was searching for a runaway boy when it hit a power line pole and crashed to the street. >>> the accidental death of a 2-year-old boy at the pittsburgh zoo yesterday was horrific. he died when he fell 11 feet into an exhibit and was mauled by wild dogs. >>> milt campbell has died at the age of 78. he won the gold medal in the ten-event competition in melbourne, australia. >>> a 31-year-old amputee climbed flights for charity at chicago's
, not much wind. on sunday, keep the chance for rain or showers late in the day. i think the redskins game will be dry now. we can go back in the low 50s monday and tuesday. more and more confidence that the storm stays out to sea. >> that's good news. >>> you know, last night youtube singer bono delivered the keynote address at geor atgetownhe global initiative. he speculated a bit as to what it might be like if colleges which are pretty competitive started doing attack ads of their own. take a listen. >> we're georgetown, we approve this message. >> let me say a few words about some other fine schools you might be considering. uva, thomas jefferson, what have they done to you? syracuse, a school whose mascot is a fruit. duke, a school that worships the devil. >> the blue devil at that. >> they deserve it. i hate duke. we're back. i6 >>> in the mailbag tonight, the david petraeus scandal, as we now know the sex capades may go far beyond the general. frankly the whole thing has descended from national security fiasco to plain old soap opera. karen from alexandria writes this is the pentago
on friday and saturday for the terps. right now for the redskins some rain and showers possible, much cooler, highs in the upper 40s on sunday and monday. back to you guys. >> going to be time to bundle up. >>> the skins are coming off think bye week. >> they needed that rest i think. the redskins back to work and a key player returns to practice and it's a banner night for local sports, a caps coast entering the hall of fame and a nats star could walk away with a big surprise. those stories are next. >> don't forget our uso turkeys for troops phone bank open until 7:30 tonight. if you'd like to donate any money toward a holiday food basket for a local military family, the number 202-895- 5560. we'll be right back with more 9news. >>> i'm anita brikman with this health alert. teens have shown virtual colonoscopy without laxatives can find potentially cancerous polyps as well as the test. many think the bowel cleansing prep before colonoscopy is the worst part which isn't needed with the laxative 3. >>> and now 9 sports with kristen berset. >> a week off can do a body good. the washington re
and the redskins game. the temperatures, they were remaining in the mid-50s, which will be below normal for this time of the year. this warm up, it was short lived. >> okay. >> well, i thought the redskins could warm up too. >> yeah. maybe. >> and they got a big game coming up against philly next week. of course, taking them on. just huge games coming up in the nfc east and the afc talking about the ravens in just a second. and they could take a big page from the ravens for a lot of reasons. oakland, well, they will make any team feel good about themselves. and wait until you see how, you know, the birds, they will be rolling up the huge numbers here today. falcons and saints, they go down to the wire. that's another game that we're talking about. dunking there and the saints, dunking the falcons. they will get a big swift kick in the you know what. houston will roll on next. >>> all right, ravens don't lose at home unlike the redskins who only won one game at the last year and a half. baltimore, 14 for their last 14 at mmt bank stadium. i'll tell you what, this is what you would expect
game, the redskins game and travel day wednesday. >>> plus, an explosion and fire over an oil rig in the gulf of mexico. oh! that's exactly the hostess video. we'll talk about that in just a second. >>> just one day after a settlement in the largest oil spill in u.s. history, another rig exploded in the gulf of mexico. four people went to the hospital with burns, two others are still missing in the waters off louisiana. a preliminary investigation shows that workers using a cutting torch sparked that explosion. a small amount of oil spilled into the water, but the coast guard says it is confident it can be contained. >>> millions of air travelers could be grounded if congress doesn't take steps to avoid mandatory budget cuts. the aerospace industry association means sequestration would mean closing 250 smaller airports and laying off 9,000 tsa screeners and 1500 air traffic controllers. >> faa is not one of those places that if you are looking for smart cuts, you'd go. it's an operational agency. a safety agency. and you sure don't want to see cuts made there. >> so far, individua
. >> and the redskins headcoach, a victim of theft, sue. >> hey there, brian. we had a lot of cloud cover around today and managed to get up and over the 50 degrees mark for many areas. it's almost the weekend. the weekend before thanksgiving already. we'll focus on that and let you know if we have any rain in the forecast. scott, what is coming up in sports? >> the wizards shuffled the roster today. who is gone and the familiar name back with the squad and what is up with the redskins recent roven trouble with rookie quarterbacks. can they reverse course this sunday? the game's way in ahead in the sports edge. >> and if you have a story idea, call us or shoot us an e- mail.  . >>> it's a murder case that shocked the bowie state university. the jury deciding the fate of alexis simpson, accused of killing her roommate dominique frazier in september of last year. she said she never meant to harm frazier and acted in self- defense. they got into a fight about music. >>> washington redskins headcoach shanahan got robbed. his money and passport were stolen in the locker room. -- f
dark, causing concern across the district. >>> chat lengths ahead for the redskins today after coming off two weeks of downtown. welcome to news 4 today. i'm richard jordan. >> and i'm angie goff. we need a redskins win. i'm feeling it today. >> looks like the weather will cooperate for the game at fedex field. chuck bell has the first forecast now. >> good morning, richard and angie. good morning, everybody. welcome to your sunday morning, after an absolutely spectacular saturday here in the nation's capital, today will be just about as nice. a little more cloud cover today, nothing to worry about from a rainfall perspective. temperatures not cooled as much friday night to saturday morning. a pleasant start out the door. chilly, but it is november. temperature, 41 degrees in downtown. 46 in analysis. chillier spots to the north and west. haegerstown. 31, martinsburg, west virginia 29 degrees. no rain drops on storm team 4 radar too close to us. nearest are off the outer banks of north carolina. today, a sunny start. increase in cloud cover this afternoon. but temperatures once again
and the weekend looking decent. >> you also said the redskins game, the rain may be out of here. >> no rain. we will have some clouds around but it won't be raining so that will be good news. cant guarantee what might happen out there. >> give them the best leg up they can get. >> they have a chance. eaglesle are in bad shape. let's get to the radar and take a look at the showers. much of the area here not getting anything at all. -- eagles are in bad shape. you can see the light shower activity there to our south and to our east. otherwise, one or two sprinkles to the west of chesapeake beach and colonial beach, you might be in for a shower here. all of this lifting off to the north and east. you can see that is not -- the rain showers not very impressive here. let me show you a bigger picture. another little piece of energy moving through at the moment. you can see the cloud cover for the area and notice the clearing already taking place off to the south and west. so most of the day should be sunny here so i think by the time the sun gets up early this morning around 7:00, we should be in for
the clouds on sunday, 55. nice for the redskins. next seven days, i'll leave a cloud early on monday, but we took out all the showers. still in the mid if i was on monday. tuesday, upper 50s with sunshine. travel day wednesday, great. partly cloudy, temperatures in the mid-50s. and travel is very quiet weather-wise in most of the 48 contiguous states. the exception california. turkey day, too war. sunshine and 59. >> oh, come on that is lovely. >> if you want to have a fire, a perfect turkey day, temperatures in the 30s and snowing. that's perfect. >> that sounds hardly perfect. >>> the redskins are taking on a rookie quarterback. >> doesn't matter. fear of the you know known? maybe not, but certainly an uneasiness. who is nick foals, and why are the redskins on high alert? what if i told you maryland suffered another devastating injury. would >>> only in washington, d.c. do the 3-6 football team and the word playoffs get used in the same sentence. yes, the skins have a lot of division games left but as derek mcginty would say, let's get real. the redskins don't look anything like a playoff
by the washington redskins on their final game before election day has accurately predicted the presidency in 17 of the past 18 elections. we're going to have details next. >>> it's a cold, chilly monday. there's a storm coming for election day. i'll have the details coming up. you're watching "early today." >>> hey there, welcome back. some stories making news this morning now, a report is expected this week on what caused the crash of the atlanta police helicopter saturday night, killing two officer. the choerp was searching for a runaway boy when it hit a power line pole and crashed to the street. >>> the accidental death of a 2-year-old boy at the pittsburgh zoo yesterday was horrific. he died when he fell 11 feet into an exhibit and was mauled by dogs. >>> military campbell has died at the age of 78. he won the gold medal in the ten-event competition in melbourne, australia. >>> in chicago, senator mark kirk of illinois we're a brace on his left leg as he climbed 37 floors in the sky rise chicago charity event in the willis tower, the tallest building in the united states. it was the senato
for the redskins, watching the possibility of another recent one next week. >> thank you, topper. >>> well tomorrow more than 1,000 puppeteers will be marching down the national mall. they are all rallying in response to mitt romney's comment during the first presidential debate saying he wanted to eliminate the government funding for pbs. the most popular show on that network, of course, is sesame street. and you can bet that all the news did not sit so well with big bird. today, you can spot him at a polling place in austin, texas and you probably figured out who he is going to vote for. >>> we've got continuing coverage of the upcoming election coverage on our website. just go to click on the campaign 2012 banner at the top of our home page. anita? >>> and the new york city marathon is the latest victim of super storm sandy. just a few hours ago, the marathon was canceled at the public backlash over earlier plans to go ahead and have it. new yorkers complained that the marathon would take police and other resources away from the areas hard hit by the storm five days ago. mayor michael
on the campaign 2012 banner at the top of the home page. >>> well, the redskins coach, mike shanahan has given up on the team making the playoffs. following today's loss to the panthers shanahan suggested players would be playing for their jobs after week five. >> the words can really be misconstrued, but when they initially were said, all the media folks and people that were listening in on tv were just like waving the white flag, what's going on. we're only week nine. the skins were back home playing a one-win team that has struggled all season and playing in front of some of the best redskins of all-time so it was a special day for them. like you said, it was a game that they should have won, bruce. instead, robert griffin iii's body language says it all. what the heck happened today? for the second day in a row the offense put up one of its lowest production days, an embarrassing day. fans are calling for some serious personnel changes this week but rgiii doesn't agree with that. >> people are going to criticize you and criticize the coaches, criticize the players. they are going to say that
on saturday, with a high of 56. 52 on sunday. as the redskins take on the eagles. looking good for that game now. it looks like the rain comes in late sunday into monday. it doesn't look like all that much rain. one thing you notice, we're only in the 50s the entire time for the next seven days. >> we noticed that. thank you, doug. >>> coming up in the broadcast, we learned new details about the teenage suspect who's now accused of two murders in the area. >>> let's get ready to pay more on the dulles toll road. the new fare hike is next. >>> coming up in sports, the wizards remain winless after another ugly loss, hoping to get back on track tonight. the redskins preparing for a new eagles quarterback. and robert griffin iii looking to avoid hitting the rookie wall in the second half of the season. ♪ ♪ [ multiple sounds making melodic tune ] ♪ [ male announcer ] at northrop grumman, every innovation, every solution, comes together for a single purpose -- to make the world a safer place. that's the value of performance. northrop grumman. >>> up in boston, a woman fell onto the tracks at
. >>> redskins park now with a look at sports. carol? >> coming up in sports, delivering a message that will inspire you. plus, the redskins head coach mike shanahan had some explaining to do. [ earnest ] out of the blue one day, we were told to build a 30-foot stage. gathered the guys and we built that 30-foot stage, not knowing what it was for. just days later, all three shifts were told to assemble in the warehouse. a group of people walked out on that stage and told us that the plant is now closed and all of you are fired... i looked both ways, i looked at the crowd, and...we all just lost our jobs. we don't have an income. mitt romney made over 100 million dollars by shutting down our plant and devastated our lives. turns out that when we built that stage, it was like building my own coffin, and it just made me sick. [ male announcer ] priorities usa action is responsible for the content of this advertising. >>> talking about the redskins game. oh, man. oh, man. 46 degrees out there right now. winds out of the north at 9 miles an hour. a very cold night. that's what in store f
the week in the mid-60s. that's your seven-day forecast. scott's got more on that redskins loss. it was heartbreaking. here's his report. >>> this is the verizon 4g lte sports desk with scott smith. >> just four nfl teams have ever started 3-6 and made the playoffs. the redskins have yet to demonstrate they can become the fifth. todaymaker shanahan said he has no choice but to treat each of the -- today mike shanahan said he has no choice but to treat each of the last season games as though they are a playoff game game. yesterday's game was chocked full of missed opportunities and undisciplined play with 13 penalties, a season high. shanahan's post game comments had to do with evaluating his team moving forward and which players will be on the team for years to come. told shanahan said he is not packing it in this season and he is not retreating from his comments either. >> i've never said any time since i've been here we're going to play young players. we're always going to play the people that give us the best chance to win. that's what we're going to, do never changed, never
. the redskins fall to 3-6 on the son heading into their bye week. >> at least the uniforms looked nice. >> that's something they got going for them. >> we still have plenty ahead. weather, traffic and all your top stories. >> fox 5 morning news at 4:30 starts now. >>> good morning to you. it is monday, november 5th, 2012. live look outside right now and really, it is not too bad this morning. just a tinge of a little tiny bit of cold air. >> welcome to fox 5 morning news. >> i'm sarah simmons. >> i'm wisdom martin. you see tucker barnes' shoulder in the picture so we might as well bring him in. >> good morning. >> do you have a good weekend? >> it was a weekend. not as long as julie wright's because she is not here yet. >> okay. we'll talk to her in a bit. >> temperature at reagan national, 43 degrees. dulles, 40. bwi marshall, 41 degrees. we were on the chilly side. expecting high temperatures right around 50 later today. it will be another -- it has been very cool this weekend. this will be cool again today with partly sunny skies. looking at the satellite-radar, there we go. showers, none i
going on. redskins sunday afternoon. both of those look just fine. we'll be cool for both events and by early next week for our election day on tuesday. right now i put partly sunny. there is going to be a coastal storm. it could get in here as early as tuesday afternoon. highs in the low to mid-50s early next week as well. let's do some traffic and good morning, julie. >> good morning to you, tucker. on the roads you'll find your lanes are open traveling to and from the wilson bridge. no problems to report there. i just tweeted we do have a stalled car at alabama a. that's what's tying up the right side of the highway. if you're traveling around town you'll find that your lanes are open, no problems reported right now across the american he john bridge. traffic flowing freely and no trouble spots to report on the inner loop toward the toll road. the current sky fox with us now checking the route along i-95. let's take it back inside. southbound along 270, again, little pockets of congestion coming in, you're down to 31 miles per hour. back up to speed at the double nickel headed
and the redskins are in town hosting the eagles and then monday lingering showers, high temperatures again in the 40s. we've got a little temperature coming, but we knew it would happen. at least we didn't correct it with snow, mr. mcginty. >> thank you, top. >>> coming up the sesame street puppeteer who plays elmo is taking a leave of absence after very serious allegations. >> up next more top bosses step down from the bbc amid tough questions over the network's handling of an escalating child sex abuse scandal. >> we are taking financial donations until 7:30 tonight for the uso holiday basket drive called turkeys for troops. you can help now by calling 202- 895-5560. all the money you donate stays right here in our area to provide active duty military personnel and their loved ones with a festive table this holiday season. 202-895-5560. we'll be right back. >>> new turmoil leading to a shakeup at the british broadcasting corpse. the head of the news department and her deputy resigned today, this after a top politician was wrongly accused of child sex abuse. it happened on the flagship pr
or showers. if we're lucky after the game. going to be in question for the redskins game. could be rain late in the day and night. that shower may spill over into monday. and back in the mid 50s on tuesday and wednesday with sunshine. and no matter what the coastal storm does, it will be chilly. so a strong finish to the weak and a good start to the weekend. back to you. >> still ahead tonight, one of this area's most prominent universities loses a spot on an academic. >> before you sit down to a chicken dinner. what you are really eating and what she's promising to do to make your food safe. >>> the redskins have an extra week to think about that embarrassing loss to the panthers. >> now the team is back from the bye and preparing for a showdown on sunday. >> christine is here with more on a team say can't bust a grape. >> thanks. i don't know what to say to that. the redskins are 3 and 6 heading into the second half of the season with five opponents left to play. as diane roberts reports, even though washington finds itself in a must win situation, they have a chance to turn things around
as the redskins rule. why many believe the outcome of yesterday's game could indicate who wins tomorrow's presidential elections. >> and if you have a story idea, call the fox 5 tip line at 202-895-3,000. send us an e nile fox 5 tips at charlie rose: will you endorse president obama? colin powell: yes. when one of . worst recessions we had seen in recent times... close to a depression. and i saw, over the next several years, stabilization... come back in the financial community. housing is starting to pick up. the president saved the auto industry. and the actions he's taken with respect to... protecting us from terrorism have been very, very solid. and so, i think we ought to keep on the track that we are on. president obama: i'm barack obama and... i approve this message. maryland, it's time. time for marriage equality. question 6 strengthens protections for our churches and guarantees the civil right to commit to the one you love. while there are those trying to divide us, presidents obama and clinton stand with us. pastors, business leaders, newspape
thanksgiving turkey feast on a tight budget. >>> time to rewind to a redskins/eagles matchup, that marks the end to one player's career and turning point of another. >>> the real impact of the dream act in maryland. we'll find out how undocumented students could really impact the higher education system here at home. mary gonzales had a cold, she also has asthma. so she sees her allergist who has a receptionist susan, who sees that she's due for a mammogram. mary has one that day. that's when she finds out she has a tumor. she has a successful surgery and because her health provider has an amazing connected system, she has her life. i don't know what you have but i have kaiser permanente. kaiser permanente. thrive >>> time to look in the rear-view mirror at a rivalry with the skins and the eagles. can's here to tell us about that. 1984. >> 1987, to be exact. the rivalry goes back to 1934, rieger. the eagles lead the series with 72-58-5 against the skins. they have dominated lately winning five out of the last six meetings. but there was a game back in 1987 where doug williams played ligh
-year-old boy. >>> redskins lose heading into the bye week. what coach shanahan is now saying about how he'll treat the rest of the saeds on. >>> nine minutes after the hour. i made the mistake of stepping out without my coat on. >> i made the mistake of stepping out with my winter coat in my hand and still shivering. >> 41 degrees as we look over the naxtion's capital. a few clouds for some of us to deal with right now, but for sure put the coat on. >> especially if you're going to be standing outside waiting for the bus because the wind is going to be picking up. good morning. time for weather and traffic early on this monday morning. >>> right now around the region, quite a bit of cloudiness. these clouds coming in on a northwesterly flow, and the cloud cover will be with us here for another few hours. it is cold. look at these temperatures. it is down into the 30s. below freezing most regions from the blue ridge east. blue ridge west, many locations below freezing. stanton, virginia, down to 26 right now. petersburg, west virginia, 29 degrees. elsewhere, if it's in the mid-30s to up
, the redskins are riding a three-game losing streak. they fell for the carolina panthers on sunday. rg iii was sacked four times. they are heading into the bye week so at least they won't get beat this week. that is the up side. >> that is one thick we don't have to live through come monday morning. >> i wonder what coach shanahan has to say about this week. >>> early voting proves to be popular this election year. now that it's over, we'll have a look at who saw some of the biggest turnout and what the result will be counted. >> tucker has your election day forecast. we'll be right back. [ mitt romney ] we have to work on a collaborative basis. look, the reason i'm in this race is there are people that are really hurting today in this country. and we face this deficit -- could crush the future generations. and republicans and democrats both love america but we need to have leadership -- leadership in washington that will actually bring people together and get the job done and could not care less if it's a republican or a democrat. i've done it before, i'll do it again. i'm mitt romney, an
going to the redskins game, it was definitely cool out there. let's get to it. take a look at the current numbers. there is a freeze warning just to the north and west of the city so several counties here jst north and west under a freeze warning. i'm not sure we're going to get there. we'll get close. but with the cloud cover holding these temperatures up just a little bit north and west, 37 in gaithersburg. we're 39 in manassas. 40 at dulles. 37 in frederick. still plenty chilly and certainly chilly for this time of year. 37 in leonardtown. and 44 in annapolis. very cool start to your day. our highs will top out close to 50 degrees. maybe low 50s for a few of us. a little bit of cloud cover across the northeast and we're getting a little upper level disturbance. that will give us clouds early but i think the clouds will break up quickly and it should be a mostly sunny but cool afternoon. focusing out to the west, this little piece of energy right here out towards st. louis is going to dive down into the -- down towards the gulf of mexico and re-emerge as a coastal nor'eas
did, wendy. it is a huge game coming up for the redskins on sunday. dozens of redskins greats scheduled to be on hand. a chance also for the skins to get back on track against a bad carolina team. similar circumstances surrounded the panthers and redskins more than a decade ago when darrell green had a big part. let's go back in time with the latest edition of "redskins rewind." october 21st, 2001. the defense delivers a spark to the season. an 0-5 start under marty schotten heimer had one glimmer of hope in the person of darrell green. the hall of famer made his first start of the year against the panthers and provided an inspiration al performance with seven so lo tackles. that inspiration did not spread to the other side of the ball right away. skins quarterback tony banks was having an awful day. prompting fans to serenade sonny jergen sen to come out of the broadcast booth and rescue the team. the panthers roll to a 14-0 lead early in the fourth quarter to have the less than faithful flee from their seats. >> he said, hey, man, y'all have got to score on defense. he said,
down the so-called redskins rule, plus the players talk about why they must win their homecoming game. we'll be right back. president obama: there's just no quit in america... and you're seeing that right now. over five million new jobs. exports up forty one percent. home values... rising. our auto industry... back. and our heroes are coming home. we're not there yet, but we've made real progress and the... last thing we should do is turn back now. here's my plan for the next four years: making education and training a national priority; building on our manufacturing boom; boosting american-made energy; reducing the deficits responsibly by cutting where... we can, and asking the wealthy to pay a little more. and ending the war in afghanistan, so we can... do some nation-building here at home. that's the right path. so read my plan, compare it to governor romney's... and decide which is better for you. it's an honor to be your president... and i'm asking for your vote... so together, we can keep moving america forward. i'm barack obama and i approve this message. >>> as we enter the fi
for the weekend. >> i know you watched the redskins yesterday. >> the monday mood in washington is dictated by how the redskins play on sunday. the hangover today. what happened to the redskins? and newton struggling, and then mike shanahan said, after a loss like this, you are playing to see who will be on your football team for years to come. >> mike shanahan is not throwing in the towel, as the saying goes. >> it doesn't matter who is out there or who is winning. >> and his monday press conference, he saw to clarify the controversial statement he made just after yesterday's lackluster loss to the panthers. >> when you lose a game like that you have to see who obviously is going to be on your football team for years to come. >> those comments with seven games left to play called some players by surprise. it seemed to rattle the redskins rank and file. >> i am not thinking about next year right now. >> you don't want to get your. -- to this point in your career were those words have been set. >> the redskins are three games back in the nfc east, to back from the wild-card spot. consider that the
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